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Gastric (Definition)

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What exactly is gastric stasis?

What exactly  is gastric stasis?

Poor emptying: The stomach (gastric) emptys its contents into the duodenum, and this area may be narrowed due to scarring (peptic ulcer), congenital problems. The stomach wall should be able to squeeze the contents into the duodenum, but sometimes the stomach just lies there(gastoparesis) as seen in diabetes. The result is poor emptying of the stomach contents: gastric stasis. ...Read more

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If some of the steroid/anesthetic of epidurals coated the nerves that innervate the l intestine or other organs, could gastric stasis result?

If some of the steroid/anesthetic of epidurals coated the nerves that innervate the l intestine or other organs, could gastric stasis result?

Epidurals and ileus: Nerves innervating the large intestine arise from the mid thorax and so a lumbar epidural steroid injection i unlikely to affect those nerves. Even if some did get distributed, it would result in better GI motility. ...Read more

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Do hypno gastric bands really work?

Lots: You need an evaluation to see why and which issue and to treat it. I am sorry. ...Read more

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How i can reduce my gastric problem?

Could you.....: Please be more specific. What are your symptoms? How long have they been lasting? ...Read more

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I have problem with gastric problem?

Rewrite: Your question doesn't make sense and it is vague. What gastric problem? What are the symptoms? What problem are you having as a result of it? ...Read more

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Bp increases during gastric is it common?

Bp increases during gastric is it common?

BP: Your question is not clear. Please rewrite or paraphrase your question. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a gastric attack?

??: Hi, what do you mean by Gastric attack? The ulcer? GERD? Gastritis? ...Read more

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What is diffuse prominence of gastric folds?

Please Clarify: There is no context to this phrase. It is impossible to answer your question. ...Read more